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The illuminations

Author: Andrew O'Hagan
Publisher: London : Faber & Faber, 2015.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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How much do we keep from the people we love? Why is the truth so often buried in secrets? Can we learn from the past or must we forget it? Standing one evening at the window of her house by the sea, Anne Quirk sees a rabbit disappearing in the snow. Nobody remembers her now, but this elderly woman was in her youth a pioneer of British documentary photography. Her beloved grandson, Luke, now a captain with the Royal  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Andrew O'Hagan
ISBN: 9780571273645 0571273645 9780571273652 0571273653
OCLC Number: 899965034
Awards: Shortlisted for Saltire Society Scottish Fiction Book of the Year Award 2015.
Description: 293 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Andrew O'Hagen.

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